anthropophagite


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anthropophagite

(ˌænθrəˈpɒfəˌɡaɪt)
n
a rare word for cannibal
anthropophagy n
anthropophagic adj
ˌanthroˈpophagous adj
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Noun1.anthropophagite - a person who eats human fleshanthropophagite - a person who eats human flesh  
barbarian, savage - a member of an uncivilized people
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33) In other words, at the same time that ritual performance pushes literal eating to its margins, it places the audience in the position of anthropophagite.
Tarsila do Amaral (1886-1973), known simply as Tarsila, was a central figure of Brazilian modernism; her husband, Oswald de Andrade, authored the famous 1928 Anthropophagite Manifesto.
The anthropophagites on "The Walking Dead'' on Sunday didn't discriminate between Daryl the redneck and Rick, a sheriff's deputy.